Three Poets Of The First World War by Ivor Gurney

Three Poets Of The First World War

byIvor Gurney, Wilfred Owen, Isaac Rosenberg

Paperback | March 27, 2012

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An essential new collection of poetry from the First World War

This indispensable anthology brings together the works of three major poets from the First World War. Ivor Gurney (1890-1937) was a classical music composer and poet who published two volumes of poems, Severn and Somme and War's Embers. Wilfred Owen's (1893- 1918) realistic poetry is remarkable for its details of war and combat. Isaac Rosenberg's (1890-1918) Poems from the Trenches is widely considered one of the finest examples of war poetry from the period. Carefully selected by Jon Stallworthy, a professor emeritus of English at the University of Oxford, these poems comprise a landmark publication that reflects the disparate experiences of war through the voices of the soldiers themselves.

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Jon Stallworthy is a poet and literary critic who has published widely on twentieth-century literature and war poetry.
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Title:Three Poets Of The First World WarFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 7.81 × 5.12 × 0.54 inPublished:March 27, 2012Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0141182075

ISBN - 13:9780141182070

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